Menu

Earth Week Volunteering

April 19, 2023 - April 21, 2023Free
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Earth Week Volunteering

April 19, 2023 April 21, 2023 EDT

A volunteer from Exelon plants a tree in a new riparian buffer.

Help us plant trees for clean water on a tributary of Brandywine Creek in Birmingham Township! We have an entire week of opportunities lined up — if you don’t see an opportunity below that fits your schedule, email Jessica Provinski for other options. 

Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 1–4:30 p.m.

Layout Day 

Help us place trees, stakes, and tubes in the appropriate spots to prepare for planting!

  • Wear: Sturdy waterproof shoes and long pants.
  • Bring (if possible): Work or gardening gloves.

Interested? Please register here. Exact location will be emailed to you upon registration.

Thursday, April 20, 2023, 1–4:30 p.m.

Tree Planting Day

We’ll be planting 600 trees for healthy streams. Come help us plant eight different species of trees. Families welcome!

  • Wear: Sturdy waterproof shoes and long pants.
  • Bring (if possible): Work or gardening gloves, shovels with pointed tips, hammers.

Interested? Please email Jessica ProvinskiExact location will be emailed to you upon registration.

Friday, April 21, 2023, 1–4:30 p.m.

Tree Planting Wrap-Up and Stone Mulching Day

Today’s the day to ensure the success of the tree planting for years to come. Help us put on bird nets, apply stone mulch to the base of the trees, and make sure that everything is cleaned up. Families welcome!

  • Wear: Sturdy waterproof shoes and long pants.
  • Bring (if possible): Work or gardening gloves, shovels with pointed tips, hammers.

Interested? Please register here. Exact location will be emailed to you upon registration.

A large group of volunteers from Exelon plant trees in a riparian buffer.
Free